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May 7, 2019

LPA: Ineffective Habitual Offender Law Needs Reform (HB 518)

The Louisiana House Administration of Criminal Justice Committee voted in favor of House Bill 518, which would reform the state's unjust, expensive and out-of-step habitual offender statute.

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May 6, 2019

Louisianans for Prison Alternatives Rally for Criminal Justice Reform

Hundreds of criminal justice advocates descended on the Capitol for Louisianans for Prison Alternatives’ (LPA) lobby day, culminating in an outdoor rally on the capitol steps.

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April 24, 2019

LPA: Make All Louisiana Crime Victims Eligible for Compensation (HB 85)

The Louisiana House Administration of Criminal Justice Committee voted in favor of House Bill 85, which would make crime survivors or victims’ families eligible for compensation regardless of criminal history.

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April 24, 2019

LPA: Don’t Roll Back Successful Justice Reform (HB 255)

The Louisiana House Administration of Criminal Justice Committee voted 9-7 in favor of House Bill 255, which would roll back a reform passed in the 2017 justice reinvestment package.

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